Month: September 2013

Miami Celebrates 125 Years of Football

This Saturday marks the 125th Anniversary of Miami football.  Back on December 8, 1888 Miami University played its very first football game and it was against none other than our “friends” down the road, the University of Cincinnati.  The game

On Literary Forgeries, An Essay By Socrates

Given the myriad and ferocious debates over copyright and ownership in the news today, it is difficult to believe that anyone would ever not want to take credit for their work, and yet literary forgery has a long and strange

“Special” Moments of Discovery in the Classroom

This week we had the first of many classes visit Special Collections as part of their course curriculum.  Excellence in undergraduate teaching and research are hallmarks of the Miami experience and we’re always happy when we’re able to help facilitate